Looking Ahead….

30/12/2012

Having failed completely to get my act together sufficiently during the past few weeks to post my Christmas list, here it is in all its acquisitive glory… fingers crossed for 2013…!

TAKASHI MURAKAMI  Not yet titled, 2012  Acrylic on canvas mounted on board 74 13/16 x 60 1/4 inches  (190 x 153 cm)  © Takashi Murakami/Kaikai Kiki Co., Ltd. All Rights Reserved.

1.

A print by Takashi Murakami.  A one-man show is currently showing at the Hong Kong outpost of mega-gallery Gagosian.

Jonathan Adler Tray 2.

Lacquer Trays from Jonathan Adler  (£225)

Rene Lalique Soudan Vase 1928

3.

A 1920’s Lalique vase (Soudan vase pictured, £800-£1000). Bonham’s is the place to find it.

Chris Levine Lightness of Being

4.

Queen Elizabeth II The Lightness of Being by Chris Levine. 2007 is one of my favourite contemporary works of art and I would love a print of my own – the one they have in the collection at the Groucho Club is the perfect size.

Portobello Road Gin

5.

Copious amounts of Portobello Road Gin. They even do classes (£100) where you learn about gin, and get to make your own blend. I daren’t, as it shall lead me to ruin…